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Shopko Optical to Open New Location in Union Gap, WA

November 11, 2019

Shopko Optical opening on Main Street

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Shopko Optical is opening at a new location in Union Gap Nov. 18 at 2529 Main St. Shopko Optical CEO Russ Steinhorst said the goal is to continue delivering the personalized care enjoyed by existing customers and sought by newcomers.

“The opening of this new center is a terrific opportunity to remind the residents of Union Gap that we are here for them,” Steinhorst said. “Dr. Robert Rudman will be the optometrist ready to welcome all patients and fulfill their eye care needs.”

Dr. Rudman graduated from the New York College of Optometry and is Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agent (TPA) certified.

Shopko Optical accepts most major vision plans including EyeMed Vision Care and Spectera. To certify coverage, book an appointment with an optometrist or find a Shopko Optical center, visit Shopko.com.


About Shopko Optical
Shopko Optical, which formerly operated under Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC, is the trade name of Shoptikal LLC, an affiliate of Monarch Alternative Capital LP. For more than 40 years, Shopko Optical has provided excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of nearly 700 optometrists (independent doctors of optometry in IA, ID, MT, SD and WA) and opticians. Shopko Optical expects to open 80 locations in 2019 with further growth expected in 2020 and beyond. For more information, visit Shopko.com.

About Monarch Alternative Capital LP
Monarch Alternative Capital LP is a private investment firm with approximately $5 billion in assets under management across various investment vehicles. Monarch was founded in 2002 and focuses primarily on opportunistic investing across distressed debt, special situations equity and real estate. The firm’s headquarters is located in New York, with a subsidiary office in London.

For More Information, Contact:
Chloe Albrecht
Public Relations Manager, Element
Phone: (920) 702-1245
Email: chloe@goelement.com


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